WOMEN CEO REPORT

- The Gap

Sonia Syngal

The Gap

With boosting the performance of Gap Inc. at the top of her to do list CEO, Sonia Syngal, brought her drive for innovation and need for action to the forefront of Gap Inc. turning priorities into realities. Sonia leads Gap with her compassion and deep respect for customers and fellow employees, forcing vital changes needed to make Gap successful now and in the future. She had been with Gap Inc. since 2004 operating as Managing Director of European business, senior vice president for Gap’s International division and International Outlet division, executive vice president of Global Supply Chain and Product Operations, and CEO of Old Navy. Before taking her talents to Gap Inc., Sonia worked at Sun Microsystems as a leader in their manufacturing operations, logistics and supply chain management, and held roles in product design, quality and manufacturing engineering at Ford Motor Company. She holds a BS in mechanical engineering from Kettering University and a MA in manufacturing systems engineering from Stanford.

Year appointed: 2020